Painter
Humber River Hospital
Toronto, ON
Position Profile

Humber River Hospital is committed to revolutionizing patient care for our diverse community. At North America’s first fully digital hospital, the future is very exciting for our people and programs. And we’re looking for exceptional individuals to join our great team: people who share our passion to deliver excellent, patient-focused, expert care. The Hospital is formally affiliated with both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Regular Full time Painter to join our Maintenance and Engineering team.

Reporting Relationship: Project Director, Planning

Hours of work: Must be available to work Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm, schedule may vary.

Employee Group: Teamsters Service
Location: All sites

Position Responsibilities:
Paints walls, ceilings, doors, hallways, shelving, and related equipment.
Varnish and stains woodwork where needed.
Installs wallpaper.
Prepares surfaces to be plastered.
Fills in nicks and cuts in ceilings, walls, and partitions using plaster.
Mixes colours and orders paint to be used.
Repair drywall and plaster.

Requirements:
Graduate of a recognized Trade or vocational school.
Must hold Minister of College and Universities Certificate of Qualification in the trade of Painter.
Minimum 3 years with hospital experience preferred.
Extensive experience in all aspects of painting, wallpapering, and plastering.
Experience in tile work would be an asset.
Ability to communicate well with staff and patients.
Ability to perform an array of changing duties as required.
Ability to work independently.
Lifts and carries objects such as ladders, containers of paint and wall covering material weighing up to 30 lbs.
Occasionally moves furniture and beds weighing approximately 80 lbs before painting rooms.
Climbs and balances on ladders, scaffolding when painting upper walls, ceilings and stairways.
Kneels, crouches, stoops when preparing and painting surfaces.
Excellent attendance and discipline free record required

Why Humber? Why Now?

Humber River Hospital is on an exciting transformation journey of redefining patient care as we leverage the most advanced technologies to enhance all aspects of delivering highly reliable safe, quality care. We continue to build a people-centered workplace with excellent staff and physician engagement by hiring passionate, diverse and inclusive healthcare professionals. People who care and live our values of Compassion, Professionalism and Respect. People who are committed to making a positive difference.

We are a Studer Group hospital, focused on evidence-based leadership practices and hardwiring a culture that WOWs.

Why? Because at Humber River Hospital, we know it’s our people and our ability to innovate that allows us to consistently deliver a positive patient experience. At Humber River Hospital we believe in exceptional care...healthier community.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this position. However, the actual responsibilities, duties, qualifications and experience may vary. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Information contained in this job posting/description is subject to change.

Humber River Hospital is committed to inclusion and diversity. We believe that diversity drives our culture of innovation. By bringing together a variety of different perspectives, it fuels our creative thinking, generates new ideas and creates solutions designed to address tomorrow's healthcare challenges today. We take pride in providing professional development and career advancement opportunities for our employees including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with physical and developmental disabilities. We also provide accommodation to applicants and all of our employees - from hire to retire.

Let us know what we can do to help you be successful during your recruitment experience at Humber River Hospital.

Interested applicants are required to submit an Application before the closing date. We thank all candidates that apply but only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Humber River Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact the Human Resources Department for assistance